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Catalog/Bulletin 2013-2014 
    
Catalog/Bulletin 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 6339 - NURSING CARE MANAGEMENT OF THE HIGH RISK NEONATE III

[5 Credits]
This practicum course builds upon theoretical and practical knowledge needed to assess and manage the care of the sick neonate. Students are provided with opportunities to expand their skills in the case management of sick neonates and families. Under the guidance of program faculty and direct supervision by approved preceptors, students provide advanced nursing management of caseload fo high-risk neonates in a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. The course focuses on further development in the role of the advanced practice neonatal nurse through the application of knowledge and progressive building of clinical competence and advanced nursing skills. Includes field experiences. (Summer semesters only) Prerequisite: NURS 6337.